Saturday, April 26, 2014

Photo Number 1554

This is a CdV from Craig’s Collection.
Lizzy Thomas CP
A beautiful lady.  She might be wearing a lace shawl.
Lizzy Thomas back CP
Cousin Lizzy Thomas
Fernando Dessaur was the photographer at 531 8th Avenue
Bet. 37th & 38th Sts.  New York
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Susanna left us a link to more info on Teresa's blog about Fernando Dessaur it seems he was at this address in 1870. 


  1. Teresa on her blog 'Forgotten Faces and Long Ago Places' has written about the photographer Fernando Dessaur:

  2. Just a shot in the dark, but there is a Lizzie Thomas nee' Roe (abt 1856 in Brooklyn, New York - 29 Jul 1906 in Waltham, Massachusetts) the daughter of James H Roe and Elizabeth Edgerton, wife of Charles A. Thomas (Oct 1854).


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